1. The Best Names for a Nashville Major League Baseball Team

    Anytime a poll is released asking which American city deserves a baseball team, there are three that always appear. Las Vegas—which will never happen because of the physical proximity to gambling—and Charlotte are two...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 3 months ago 617 reads 2 comments

  2. Tennessee Volunteers Basketball: Cuonzo Martin Has Proven Fans Wrong

    This article is long overdue. The 2014 Tennessee Volunteers basketball team is playing as good as any team in the country. But you wouldn't know it by the attitude of the players and coaches...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 4 months ago 3,029 reads 3 comments

  3. Tennessee Football: Projecting Vols' 2014 Depth Chart on Defense

    The Tennessee Volunteers 2014 defense features a brand-new defensive line, bona fide stars at linebacker and plenty of experience in the secondary...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 5 months ago 4,569 reads 19 comments

  4. Tennessee Football: Projecting Vols' 2014 Depth Chart on Offense

    The Tennessee Volunteers 2014 offense is going to be young but very talented. Losing the entire offensive line and the primary running back isn't the best way to start an offseason, ...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 6 months ago 10,777 reads 12 comments

  5. 2014 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge Mock Draft

    On February 6, Shaquille O'Neal will have the first pick in the 2014 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge Draft. He's lost to Charles Barkley's team two years in a row, ever since the Hall ...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 6 months ago 14,746 reads 56 comments

  6. Fantasy Basketball: What to Do with Los Angeles Lakers Guard Kendall Marshall

    Kendall Marshall exploded onto the scene with 20 points and 15 assists against the Utah Jazz on January 3. Since then, he's averaged 13.4 points, 12.4 assists and 2.3 threes per game...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 6 months ago 3,922 reads 2 comments

  7. Fantasy Basketball: Be Wary of Efficiency Statistics

    Efficiency doesn't matter in fantasy basketball. In a recent article by ESPN's John Cregan , he contends that a useful metric called "field goal impact," or FG%I, could help shine ...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 7 months ago 928 reads 0 comments

  8. Fantasy Players to Watch for After Chicago Bulls Trade Luol Deng

    After the recent news that the Chicago Bulls had traded Luol Deng to the Cleveland Cavaliers for draft picks and salary relief, i.e., Andrew Bynum, fantasy basketball owners immediately began considering the fallout...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 7 months ago 1,183 reads 0 comments

  9. Fantasy Basketball: 5 Sell-High Trade Candidates Before All-Star Break

    We are a little past the halfway point in the 2013-2014 NBA season, which means fantasy basketball owners should have a good gauge on players and team trends...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 7 months ago 2,441 reads 0 comments

  10. Tennessee Volunteers Football: Midseason Awards for Players and Coaches

    There is still half of the season to play, but the Tennessee Volunteers have had a 2013 campaign worthy of midseason awards. At 4-3, the Vols have competed hard against the SEC East's best, winning one and taking another into overtime...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 9 months ago 6,054 reads 6 comments

  11. Tennessee Football: Coaching the Reason for Volunteers' Turnaround

    They say "It's not about the X's and O's but the Jimmys and the Joes ." I can buy that for a little while, but after seeing the difference between the 2012 Tennessee Volunteers ...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 9 months ago 6,627 reads 8 comments

  12. Tennessee Volunteers Football: Midseason Grades for Players and Coaches

    The Tennessee Volunteers have reached the midpoint of their 2013 season at an even 3-3. While their record is average, some units are inevitably playing above and below average, and I've got their grades right here...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 9 months ago 5,595 reads 16 comments

  13. Tennessee Football: 5 Startling Statistics from Volunteers' 2013 Campaign

    With the kind of improvement and momentum the Tennessee Volunteers finished with last Saturday, it would be fun to see what kind of performance they could put on this weekend...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 10 months ago 7,901 reads 10 comments

  14. Tennessee Football: Vol Nation United Under Butch Jones

    Leonard Little was the Vol Legend of the Game last Saturday against Georgia. This weekly ceremony honors former football players that impacted the program and helped lay the foundation that Tennessee now stands upon...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 10 months ago 9,947 reads 31 comments

  15. Tennessee Volunteers Football: 5 Most Important Takeaways from September

    The Tennessee Volunteers finished September 3-2 and now enter three of their toughest games of the season in October, a month that hasn't been kind in recent years...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 10 months ago 4,271 reads 14 comments

  16. Tennessee Football: Reassessing the Volunteers' Bowl Chances

    Six wins used to be a joke in Knoxville, Tennessee. From 1983 to 2004, the Volunteers had just one season with less than six wins, but since then, there have been four such seasons...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 10 months ago 8,054 reads 11 comments

  17. Tennessee Volunteers Football: 5 Players Who Have Surprised Us in 2013

    The Tennessee Volunteers are one-third of the way through the 2013 season. This year has featured blowouts, turnover extravaganzas and a quarterback switch, but few are surprised by the ending result—a 2-2 record...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 10 months ago 7,209 reads 8 comments

  18. Tennessee Volunteers Football: Butch Jones Will Play the Best Quarterback

    "We believe [ insert player name ] gives us the best chance to win." We hear it from coaches all the time as football fans. Is it always true? Sometimes I wonder. But with Butch Jones at the helm of the Tennessee Volunteers, rest assured: he means it...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 10 months ago 7,255 reads 29 comments

  19. Tennessee vs. Oregon: 10 Things We Learned in Volunteers' Loss

    The Tennessee Volunteers traveled 2,500 miles west to face the No. 2 team in the nation, the Oregon Ducks. Las Vegas predicted a 28-point Duck win, but the reality was a 59-14 beatdown...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 10 months ago 15,022 reads 88 comments

  20. Tennessee vs. Oregon: Live Game Grades and Analysis for Volunteers

    Tennessee 14, Oregon 59—Final The Volunteers scored first but were completely out of the game after the first quarter. The Ducks had their way, with 687 total yards of offense...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 10 months ago 7,870 reads 38 comments

  21. Tennessee Volunteers vs. Western Kentucky Hilltoppers: Complete Game Preview

    The Tennessee Volunteers are looking forward to their first test of the season with a home matchup against the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers on Saturday. The Toppers have turned in back-to-back winning seasons and are now coached by Bobby Petrino...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 11 months ago 5,853 reads 10 comments

  22. Tennessee Volunteers vs. Austin Peay Governors: Complete Game Preview

    The Tennessee Volunteers kick off their 2013 season this Saturday evening against the Governors of Austin Peay . Excitement for this season and the seasons to come under Butch Jones is at a fever pitch...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 11 months ago 9,703 reads 10 comments

  23. Tennessee Football: Meet the Volunteers' 10 New Starters for 2013

    With less than 10 days until "it's football time in Tennessee," it's time to meet the new faces in the starting lineup for the 2013 Volunteers. There will be 11 such players, two of which were a coach's decision to promote over returning starters...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 11 months ago 9,194 reads 10 comments

  24. Tennessee Volunteers Football: Game-by-Game Schedule Predictions for 2013

    With just one more weekend to go before the start of the 2013 college football season, it's officially acceptable to make predictions for the upcoming season...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 11 months ago 26,575 reads 57 comments

  25. Tennessee Volunteers 2013 Team Program

    The Tennessee Volunteers have been counting down to the 2013 season since the last second ticked off the clock against Kentucky on Nov. 24 of last year. Finally, the 2013 season is upon, and I have your virtual gameday program right here...

    Daniel Hudson Written by Daniel Hudson about 11 months ago 9,214 reads 19 comments